Issues in Research Methodology – II

ISSUES IN RESEARCH METHODOLOGY – II

 

“Know thyself, researcher!”

On language and paradigms

Download the PDF with the table Mara Griffo typed HERE.

 

PRESENTATIONS

Debate Issues (Review on research definitions)

Research Design – Language Studies

Qualitative Research Paradigms (focus on critical theory approaches)

Qualitative Research Paradigms (focus on constructivism)

Text production exercises

For our final paper (inspiration) – Personal writing on research processes (Mary Hanrahan)

VIDEOS

The quality of research and the research process

– a lecture by Graham R Gibbs, University of Huddersfield

 

Part I – reliability, validity, generalizability and credibility

Part II – The quality of qualitative research

Part III – The process of research

 

JUST FOR FUN =)

This on-line test is, of course, only a game… But since we´ve been discussing the kind of researcher we want to be, maybe you’ll like to try it!!!

What type of researcher are you? (click to take the quiz)

Course Planning 2.2016

 

AUGUST
Meeting Theme(s) Activities
23rd Course presentation

Debate Issues (review on research definitions)

Reference:RICHARDS, K. Qualitative Inquiry in TESOL. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
30th  Classroom research design: dealing with multifactor environments and complexity. Main Readings

“From practice to theory and back again” – Claire Kramsch (2002)

Download here.

“Classroom research: principles and procedures” – Dick Allwright & Kathleen Bailey (2004)

Suggested Readings

BERA – British Educational Research Association. Ethical Guidelines for Education Research. 2nd revision, 2011.

Download here.

Howe, K. & Moses, M. Ethics in educational research. In: Review of Research in Education, 1999, vol. 24, pp.21-60.

Download here..

SEPTEMBER
Meeting  Theme(s) Activities
6th Qualitative Research Paradigms: focus on critical approaches Main Readings

“Paradigmatic controversies, contradictions, and emerging confluences” – Yvonna Lincoln e Egon Guba (2010)Download here.

“Critical classroom discourse analysis” – B. Kumaravadivelu (1999)Download here..

13th Qualitative Research Paradigms: focus on constructivist approaches  Main Readings

“Paradigmatic controversies, contradictions, and emerging confluences” – Yvonna Lincoln e Egon Guba (2010)

Download here.

“From input to affordance: social-interactive learning from an ecological perspective” – Leo Van Lier (2003)

Available at:http://eslenglishclassroom.com/Art-03.pdf

20th Graded workshop: academic texts’ analysis and production.
27th  Project presentations  
OCTOBER
4th Project presentations 

Course Wrap-up

 

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